Jennifer Fink maintains an active private music studio in Olathe, Kansas. She holds a B.A. in Music, summa cum laude, with Piano Performance and Applied Pedagogy emphases from MidAmerica Nazarene University. Upon graduation, Jennifer was honored with the MTNA STaR Award, given to young teachers who show aptitude and excellence in the studio setting. In 2011, she was named the the Kansas Music Teachers Association Outstanding Teacher of the Year. Jennifer is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music.
In addition to maintaining a studio, she performs frequently as a freelance accompanist and has held numerous accompanying positions throughout the Kansas City area. She is an active member of the Kansas City Music Teachers Association, the National Federation of Music Clubs and the Olathe Music Teachers Association. She currently serves on the boards of the Kansas City Music Teachers Association and the Kansas Music Teachers Association.
Jennifer believes in a comprehensive and multi-sensory approach to music education. She has pursued specialized training in the methods of Dalcroze Eurhythmics and Brain Gym Educational Kinesiology. Jennifer enjoys developing materials and curriculum that allow her students to experience music through movement and hands-on activities. She shares a wide variety of materials through the popular Pianimation website, a blog and resource site for music educators.